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May 9, 2021, 11:02 a.m. EDT

Timing Trades in Ishares 20+ Year Treasury Bond #TLT can be Risky if you Don't Have Discipline

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May 09, 2021 (Stock Traders Daily via COMTEX) -- #Trading Ishares 20+ Year Treasury Bond /zigman2/quotes/206026314/composite TLT +0.0067% or any other #stock for that matter requires a degree of #disciple that not every #investor has. Even those that have discipline often fail to adhere to those disciplines sometimes, and this can cause problems, but hopefully the guides below will help investors see exactly how to stick to it. The data we offer below for TLT has been compiled in such as way as to demonstrate how to do this using a real-time example. This data was current at the time of publication, but it is not updated in real time here. If you want real time updates, or data on a different stock, please get one here Unlimited Real Time Reports .

Technical Summary

The Technical Summary and Trading Plans for TLT help you determine where to buy, sell, and set risk controls. The data is best used in conjunction with our Market Analysis and Stock Correlation Filters too, because those help us go with the flow of the market as well. Going with the flow is extremely important, so review our Market Analysis with this TLT Report.

The technical summary data tells us to buy TLT near 134.38 with an upside target of 140.91. This data also tells us to set a stop loss @ 133.99 to protect against excessive loss in case the stock begins to move against the trade. 134.38 is the first level of support below 139.23 , and by rule, any test of support is a buy signal. In this case, support 134.38 would be being tested, so a buy signal would exist.

The technical summary data is suggesting a short of TLT as it gets near 140.91 with a downside target of 134.38. We should have a stop loss in place at 141.32though. 140.91 is the first level of resistance above 139.23, and by rule, any test of resistance is a short signal. In this case, if resistance 140.91 is being tested, so a short signal would exist.


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